Lulu Garcia-Navarro

Lulu Garcia-Navarro appears in the following:

Scientists Raise Concern By Wanting To Create Synthetic Human Genomes

Sunday, May 14, 2017

In New York, hundreds of scientists discussed a highly ambitious and controversial project. They want to create synthetic genetic codes for all kinds of creatures — including the human genetic code.

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A Songwriter Gives Voice To The Silenced Women Of Rockwood Asylum

Sunday, May 14, 2017

For her new album, Simone Schmidt, who performs under the name Fiver, researched the stories of women committed to the 19th-century Ontario institution for the criminally insane.

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Feist Has A Message For Her 71-Year-Old Self

Sunday, May 07, 2017

That message is embedded in the Canadian singer's new album, Pleasure. "I appreciate the perspective that 28-year-old Leslie's shed on my life," she says. "I kind of want to echo that forward."

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Paula Poundstone's 'Totally Unscientific' Search For The Secret Of Happiness

Sunday, May 07, 2017

Paula Poundstone had a great idea: Try fun stuff and get a publishing company to pay for it in the name of science. The result? The Totally Unscientific Study of the Search for Human Happiness.

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These Short Films Shine A Spotlight On Sexual Harassment

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Israeli playwright Sigal Avin teamed up with her friend David Schwimmer to produce #ThatsHarassment. The short films — some inspired by her own experiences — aim to clarify what harassment is.

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Michael Nesmith On 'Infinite Tuesday' And Touring With Hendrix

Sunday, April 16, 2017

In his new memoir, the one-time member of The Monkees recalls befriending John Lennon and Jimi Hendrix, who opened for the band on a 1967 tour. (That didn't last long.)

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'The Book Of Joan' Recasts A Historic Heroine — In Space

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Lidia Yuknavitch's fascination with Joan of Arc informs her new novel, set in a grim future where humanity is sexless and ageless, prisoners in a technological hell ruled by a malevolent billionaire.

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Philanthropy In America Is Becoming 'Ideological Arms Race,' Author Says

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Many of the richest citizens are reshaping public policy, and society, as they see fit. Because of their numbers, they have more influence than the philanthropists of the past, David Callahan says.

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Actor Jaime Camil On How 'Jane The Virgin' Humanizes Its Telenovela Characters

Sunday, April 09, 2017

Camil plays Jane's telenovela star father, Rogelio De La Vega. He says the show's storylines may be ridiculous, but every character comes from a sincere place.

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Laura Kipnis Tackles Campus Sexual Politics In 'Unwanted Advances'

Sunday, April 09, 2017

Kipnis, a professor at Northwestern, argues that Title IX investigations of sexual misconduct on campus are vastly overexpanded, to the point of chilling intellectual freedom and academic debate.

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For Samantha Crain, 'Making New Traditions' Is A Mode Of Survival

Sunday, April 02, 2017

The Choctaw singer-songwriter says she hopes her music will inspire other Native American artists not only to preserve their heritage, but to create traditional art of their own.

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'American War' Explores The Universality Of Revenge

Sunday, April 02, 2017

Journalist Omar El Akkad imagines a dark, dystopian future in his new novel, American War. It follows a young girl whose curious, trusting nature leads her to terrible acts as she grows up.

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'Femininity Is Not Weakness,' Jessica Chastain Says Of 'Zookeeper's Wife'

Sunday, April 02, 2017

Chastain stars as Antonina Żabińska, who, along with her husband, sheltered hundreds of Warsaw Jews during World War II. "It's exceptionally brave to fight violence with love," Chastain says.

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Thousands Of Russians Take To Streets In Biggest Anti-government Protests In Years

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Thousands turned out in Moscow and other cities in protest, demanding the prime minister's resignation. Police arrested organizer, anti-corruption activist Alexei Navalny.

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Forget F. Scott: In 'Z,' Christina Ricci Tells Zelda Fitzgerald's Story

Sunday, March 26, 2017

There's a common misconception (popularized by Ernest Hemingway) that Zelda Fitzgerald ruined her husband's life. The truth, Ricci says, is much more complicated.

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How Do You Dream Up A Cockatoo Feast? An Artist Explains In 'Imaginarium'

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Looking at Claire Rosen's photographs can feel like walking into someone else's dreams. In her new book Imaginarium she provides inspiration and advice for curating a creative life.

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Companies And Users Can Do More To Stay Secure With Smart Devices

Sunday, March 26, 2017

None of the top internet and telecom companies passed in the latest Ranking Digital Rights rankings in regard to individuals' privacy standards. But what can they do better and what can we do at home?

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Trendy Hospital Clothing To Make Cancer Patients Dress 'Well' Even When Unwell

Sunday, March 26, 2017

A trio of European women has launched INGA Wellbeing fashion line to help alleviate the dehumanizing experience many patients endure when wearing the traditional, uncomfortable hospital gowns.

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Maryland Democrats Aim To 'Build The Pipeline' For Women In Office

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Democratic activists are using the momentum from the election and the Women's March to get more people engaged in politics. One group coaches women of all different backgrounds to run for office.

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Texas Border Town Economics

Sunday, March 12, 2017

The U.S. and Mexican economies meet each other along the long border. We traveled to the border city of McAllen, Texas to talk to locals about jobs, taxes, trade and NAFTA.

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